National Adult Recognition
St. George Adult Recognition (NCCS/BSA)
The St. George Adult Recognition
is the NCCS recognition for Adult (Boy) Scouters that is awarded at the
diocesan level. Scouters are nominated by their peers and a committee
is formed to assess the merits of those nominated. The number of St.
George Recognitions a diocese committee can award each year is limited
to a formula based on the number of Catholic units in the diocese. Recipients of the St. George Recognition are eligible to also receive
the BSA Adult Religious knot.
The Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Medal (NCCGSCF/GSUSA/CFUSA)
The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton recognition
was inaugurated in 1980 to recognize the meritorious contributions of
adults who serve Catholic youth through Girl Scouts and Camp Fire. This
medal affirms the work of those who help youth develop their spiritual
lives within the context of these organizations. It will ordinarily be
received before the St. Anne Medal is earned, but is not a requirement
for receiving the St. Anne Medal.
The Saint Anne Medal (NCCGSCF/GSUSA/CFUSA)
The St. Anne Medal is
the highest national recognition for adults who serve Catholic youth
through Girl Scouts and Camp Fire. The recognition was inaugurated in
1957 and redesigned in 1980. The purposes of the St. Anne recognition
to honor the outstanding services of adults who contribute to
the spiritual development of Catholic young people in these
to further Catholic adult leadership in youth ministry through these national youth-serving organizations.
Diocesan Adult Recognition
Bronze PelicanSt. George
This award recognizes adult leaders and
committee members who contribute directly to the spiritual nourishment
of Catholic youth in the Scouting movement. For requirements see the Word Document nomination form. For PDF of nomination form click HERE.